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Retiring Vancouver mayor, councillors to get ‘transition allowance’

Retiring Vancouver mayor, councillors to get ‘transition allowance’

How much money should Mayor Gregor Robertson and the six city councillors who retire this fall receive on their way out the door?
This incredible, incredible beard just entered the Vancouver election race

This incredible, incredible beard just entered the Vancouver election race

Raza Mirza running under the upstart Pro Vancouver party has a pretty kickass beard
What it’s like to be a Canadian sport shooter

What it’s like to be a Canadian sport shooter

Who am I? I have a full-time job, have tried 900+ beers, love sports, and am a self-funded athlete who represents Canada internationally in shooting.
NPA councillor Elizabeth Ball will not seek re-election

NPA councillor Elizabeth Ball will not seek re-election

NPA Coun. Elizabeth Ball announced Thursday that she will not seek a fourth term at city hall. Photo Dan Toulgoet Time to get you caught up on the civic election campaign. First off, NPA Coun.
Mayor Gregor Robertson shows Daily Hive a lot of love on Twitter

Mayor Gregor Robertson shows Daily Hive a lot of love on Twitter

Let's look at some Twitter action
OPINION: Uber still faces headaches thanks to B.C. NDP

OPINION: Uber still faces headaches thanks to B.C. NDP

After watching the B.C. Liberals fumble the issue for several years, we now are witnessing the NDP’s clumsy awkwardness in trying to fulfil a key campaign promise to bring ridesharing to this province.
If you vote in Vancouver, you should subscribe to this new weekly newsletter

If you vote in Vancouver, you should subscribe to this new weekly newsletter

Justin McElroy at CBC Vancouver.
OPINION: Canadian Government threw citizens to the wolves in cannabis legalization

OPINION: Canadian Government threw citizens to the wolves in cannabis legalization

Photo Shutterstock In the past few weeks since the announcement of the legalization of recreational cannabis, a significant issue has been revealed surrounding border travel.
OPINION: Vancouver's mayor thinks other politicians will be championing an initiative of his for the next 22 years

OPINION: Vancouver's mayor thinks other politicians will be championing an initiative of his for the next 22 years

Mayor Gregor Robertson announcing in January that he will not seek a fourth term as mayor. Photo Dan Toulgoet Things get crazy during election years in Vancouver.
UPDATED: Nickelback's lawyer who deleted his Twitter following offensive tweet speaks out

UPDATED: Nickelback's lawyer who deleted his Twitter following offensive tweet speaks out

Jonathan Simkin Self-described as "Canada's Greatest Indie Music Label", Vancouver's 604 Records might have a new title to claim: "Home of Vancouver's Greatest Social Media Blunder of 2018".